Eyes on China market as Aussie ban lifted

Otago Daily Times, Monday Nov 20, 2017
New Zealand beef exporters will be watching to see how well Chinese demand is able to absorb a supply increase from Australia. Rabobank's latest agribusiness monthly said the temporary suspensi…

US Beef Claims Half of Korean Import Market

TheCattleSite News Desk, 20 November 2017
SOUTH KOREA - For the first time in 14 years, imports of US beef accounts for more than half of South Korea’s imported beef market on the back of the two countries’ free trade agreement, according…

Cattle on feed up 6 percent

Meatingplace, By Tom Johnston on 11/20/2017
Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.3 million head on Nov. 1, up 6 percent from the same date in 2016. T…

Modest progress in chilled beef access to China

Beef Central, by Jon Condon, 17 November 2017
AN additional beef abattoir and four cold storage facilities have been added to the list of approved establishments for chilled beef export to China, following high-level government-to-government dial…